New Information for 2018-19
The Keystone Examinations are the state-mandated accountability assessments for high school students. Beginning with the class of 2019, students must demonstrate proficiency on the end-of-course Keystone Exams for Algebra I, Literature, and Biology in order to graduate high school.
The PSSA is the state-mandated accountability assessment administered annually in English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics for students in grades 3-8 and in Science for students in grades 4 and 8.
Benchmark tests are district-mandated formative assessments administered in English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics for students in grades 3-8 and in Algebra I, English 2, and Biology for students enrolled in those courses.